There is hardly anything more beautiful for the garden lover than visiting a trade fair. All the inspiration, the new breeds and of course the devices that make work easier! There are numerous such events throughout the year. We have selected the most beautiful ones.
© Igor Tarasov - Fotolia.com Garden fairs can be visited all year round and in different parts of the world. Both experts and laypersons get the best overview on the Expocheck website. This portal was created in order to be able to assess fairs taking place based on expert opinions and objective evaluations. Of course, every visitor to a trade fair at Expocheck can also submit their assessment of an event. Various criteria ensure that the objectivity and quality of the comments are always guaranteed. Over time, an evaluation portal is created that makes it child's play to quickly find the really relevant events.
In addition, there are of course lots of small, regional events, open garden days and sales fairs around certain plants such as roses or hydrangeas. These dates can be found in the regional sheets and, of course, on the Internet.
EUREGIO business show in AachenMarch 02-11, 2018
The EUREGIO Wirtschaftsschau in Aachen offers more than just news about the garden. It is one of the most important and largest events in the region. For ten days, something is offered to the whole family on 20,000 square meters, so that everyone can find the right one for them. Of course, the latest trends in home and garden are also at EUREGIO! Outdoor ambience, fragrant plants in all colors and shapes and pretty ideas for original decorations satisfy every garden lover.
Munich gardenMarch 7-13, 2018
This public fair revolves around the topics of garden design and garden culture. The Garden Munich is the largest indoor garden trade fair in southern Germany, and this year is entirely devoted to the topic: "More beautiful living outdoors". Garden fans will find plenty of inspiration here on how gardens can be creatively designed. You can take the most beautiful plants with the appropriate, useful tips home with you and get ideas for a more beautiful ambience outdoors. Whether furniture, garden paths or lighting elements, no one goes home from this trade fair without having their heads full of new ideas.
Garden outdoor ambience in StuttgartApril 5 - 8, 2018
The garden outdoor ambience is not just about looking, but in some places also about participating. The show garden of the exhibitor Langner Freianlagen from Aidlingen was a creative workshop in which overall works of art with a different atmosphere could be created from a green “building block”. 2018 is again about doing, but also about enjoying and perceiving with all senses.
LebensArt PotsdamApril 13-15, 2018
LebensArt Potsdam invites visitors to a fascinating country outing that comes just before the Eisheiligen and thus the definitive start of the gardening season. If you need new ideas for furnishing and want to be inspired by beautiful plants and floral art, you shouldn't miss this fair. An interesting supporting program ensures that everyone feels in good hands in Potsdam and can enjoy the ambience to the fullest.
Princely Garden Festival at Schloss Fasanerie in EichenzellMay 18-21, 2018
Anyone who has a soft spot for gardens in general and fragrant lilies in particular is in good hands here. The princely garden party in Eichenzell 2018 has the motto: "Lust for lilies". The venue, Hesse's most beautiful baroque palace, is worth a visit, but one of the most renowned garden events on German soil naturally has much more to offer. Plants, decorations, horticulture and art are presented by 170 exhibitors from all over the world who are just waiting to enchant their visitors.
Garden Festival HerrenhausenJune 1-5, 2018
Herrenhausen is famous for its beautiful gardens, but the whole thing is topped off again at the garden festival. Here visitors can find inspiration, advice on plants and their care, and of course lifestyle products as well as garden and home accessories.
Gardens of the World in Berlin - that remains from the IGA 2017
The IGA Berlin offered an enthusiastic audience 186 days full of joie de vivre, fascinating international garden art and green urban lifestyle. Garden fans will have to be patient until the next IGA in Germany, but the “Gardens of the World” have reopened in Berlin in December 2017. Visitors can ride the IGA cable car and experience an English garden, Japanese garden, Renaissance garden and much more.
Keep an eye on your own garden with a garden planner
With all the wonderful inspiration, the most important thing is to keep an eye on your own garden. Because what use are the most beautiful suggestions if they cannot be implemented at home. It is best for visitors to take an overview plan of their own garden to a trade fair, which can be easily created using an app or a program. So there is always certainty whether the plants or garden furniture shown can find a suitable place at all.
Digital garden planners also help with the color design of the garden and offer support with the division into different zones. Of course, the orientation according to the cardinal points and existing shade, such as large trees or adjacent houses, should also be taken into account. So prepared, visiting a trade fair not only serves as inspiration, the new ideas can also be directly implemented in your own garden.